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Cartersville in Bartow County, Georgia — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

Tribute on Monument / 38 Names on Monument

 
 
Tribute on Monument Marker image. Click for full size.
By David Seibert, August 30, 2008
1. Tribute on Monument Marker
Inscription. Side 1 This monument is erected by Mark A. Cooper, Proprietor at Etowah, as a Grateful tribute to the Friendship and Liberality of those whose names are hereon inscribed, which prompted them to aid him in the prosecution and development of the interests at Etowah.

Side 2 West Side
Wade S. Cochran • John Banks • William L. Mitchell • J.E. Hart • Pleasant Stovall • John M. Flournoy • James R. Jones • H.S. Smith • Wareham Cromwell • Hon. M.J. Wellborn • John W. Lewis • Lewis Tumlin • Joseph Banks
East Side
Dr. William C. Daniel • Thomas Stocks • Thomas R. Saffold • N.C. Foster • T.B. Baldwin • Dr. H.J. Oglesby • Wiley and Zimmerman • S.R. McCamey • Charles A. Hamilton • M.M. Anderson • Dr. Richard Banks • Thomas Stovall
North Side
Matt Whitfield • Reuben Jordan • W. Maxey • Michael Dennis • Gnl. Robert Bledsoe • Samuel Pearson • D.R. Adams • Elisha Perryman • W.B. Carter • J.H. Gatewood • Andrew Reid • Alfred Shorter>br>Engraved by S. A. Cox, Jr., 1859
 
Location. 34° 9.921′ N, 84° 47.743′ W. Marker is in Cartersville, Georgia, in Bartow County. Marker is at the intersection of West Main Street (Georgia Route 113) and Friendship Plaza, on the right when traveling west on West Main Street. Touch for map
Reverse side of Tribute on Monument Marker, listing Cooper's creditors. image. Click for full size.
By David Seibert, August 30, 2008
2. Reverse side of Tribute on Monument Marker, listing Cooper's creditors.
. The marker stands adjoining the monument in Friendship Plaza. Marker is in this post office area: Cartersville GA 30120, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Friendship Monument (here, next to this marker); Private First Class Jerry Wayne Gentry (a few steps from this marker); God Bless America (within shouting distance of this marker); Bartow County (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Old Bartow County Courthouse (about 600 feet away); Home of Sam P Jones (approx. 0.4 miles away); Amos T. Akerman (approx. 0.4 miles away); Site of Sam Jones' Tabernacle (approx. half a mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Cartersville.
 
Categories. Antebellum South, USIndustry & Commerce
 
Tributes to Bartow County Citizens image. Click for full size.
By David Seibert, August 30, 2008
3. Tributes to Bartow County Citizens
Plaques honoring various people important in Bartow County's history are mounted on the fence of Friendship Plaza.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on September 20, 2008, by David Seibert of Sandy Springs, Georgia. This page has been viewed 1,496 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on September 20, 2008, by David Seibert of Sandy Springs, Georgia. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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